written and illustrated by Gregory Crawford —
This picture guide to Chinese astrology is written for children ages 8 to 12.
And it is a perfect resource for all seeking to know more about themselves, Chinese culture and zodiac systems — as well as those seeking the simple fun of animals and astrology.
With vivid depictions of all 12 zodiac animals, Crawford provides an informative and fun tool for self-exploration using this ancient tradition.
The book includes an overview of the workings of the Chinese zodiac and a legend about its creation; a chart for finding a person’s animal year; full descriptions of the personality and character traits of those born in the years of each animal; and folk tales inspired by the traditional teaching tales of China.
$15.95 hardcover — Bear & Company, One Park St., Rochester, VT 05767.
Reprinted from AzNetNews, Volume 23, Number 1, February/March 2005.